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Beautiful, peaceful and perfect are just a few adjectives previous guests used to describe the Bitter End Yacht Club. Located on the northern edge of Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands , this resort caters to travelers looking for a vacation that's equal parts relaxing and fun. Guests have their choice of Reef Rooms, Horizon Rooms, Garden Rooms or the Owner's Compound, which can accommodate up to six guests. Reef Rooms are the closest to the beach and offer sea views; Horizon Rooms look like treehouses and are positioned along the upper boardwalk, providing more expansive views of the water and surrounding islands; and Garden Rooms are surrounded by verdant plants and trees. No matter which accommodation type you choose, you'll find all rooms come equipped with coffee makers, teak furniture, Wi-Fi access and wraparound verandas. Chances are you won't be spending a ton of time in your room, though. Bitter End Yacht Club provides a plethora of activities and water sports equipment. The resort has a daily activity schedule, which includes things like snorkeling tours, yoga classes, windsurfing lessons and excursions to top BVI sights like the Baths . When you get hungry, there are three on-site restaurants where you can sample everything from Caribbean cuisine and fresh seafood to casual bites like pizza and sandwiches. Note: The resort was impacted by the 2017 hurricanes and is expected to reopen again soon.

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This Resort Has the First Overwater Bungalows in the British Virgin Islands

The overwater bungalow life, without a flight to the Maldives.

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Bitter End Yacht Club , a nautical-themed resort in the British Virgin Islands, reopened in 2021 after complete destruction by Hurricane Irma in 2017.

Following a four-year closure and ground-up rebuild, the newly reimagined Bitter End Yacht Club will welcome guests back to the 64-acre island outpost located on Virgin Gorda. What's more, the property is now outfitted with all-new Marina Lofts, which will be the only overwater bungalows in the British Virgin Islands.

Originally founded in 1969, the family-friendly resort is only accessible by boat which has made it a popular attraction for sailors and yacht enthusiasts for more than 50 years. The sprawling seaside resort is named after its secluded location at the intersection of the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, otherwise known as the "end of the line."

"The village is an incarnation of Bitter End's roots as a yachting destination and sailor's hangout. Its beach, seawall, and plaza are dotted with seating areas designed for settling down with a cold drink and conversation, a favorite book, or simply taking in the beautiful expanse of North Sound," said owner Lauren Hokin.

Guests can check in at the main plaza, known as the Quarterdeck Marina, which is a two-story, open-air venue with an ocean-facing lounge upstairs and a wraparound terrace. The newly renovated waterfront plaza also includes the Clubhouse restaurant, water sports center, and Reeftique Boutique. Sailors will also find 70 mooring balls and 25 marina slips available for yacht charters and non-hotel guests looking to dock their boat and rest their sea legs at The Bitter End Village.

Two of the Marina Lofts are complete and available for guest bookings with up to 10 more bungalows scheduled for build in the near future. Inspired by vintage sail lofts, the timber bungalows feature a daybed on the first-floor lounge and second-floor master suite with a king-sized bed and bath amenities. The indoor-outdoor space offers a private terrace on both floors with panoramic views of North Sound as well as a hammock for lazy days in the sun.

Bitter End Yacht Club offers five dining options to choose from, including a casual pizza-and-wine concept at the Clubhouse Restaurant and a sunken vessel salvaged from Hurricane Irma that's become a one-of-a-kind beach bar. There is a small garden on property, Bitter End Farms, that will supply fruits, vegetables, and herbs for the restaurants in addition to partnering with local fisherman and farmers to highlight Caribbean flavors.

For grab-and-go prepared food, fresh-caught seafood, and snacks, the Bitter End Market will have local provisions in stock for long voyages at sea, including the chef's world-famous key lime pie. Water sports enthusiasts will also appreciate the new fleet of water toys which include stand-up paddleboards, kiteboards, and sailboats paired with group and private instruction for anyone looking to improve their skills on the water.

With its gentle trade winds, cobalt blue waters, and near-perfect weather year-round, the British Virgin Islands have had a long-standing reputation for being a sailor's paradise. The return of Bitter End Yacht Club and its "built by sailors for sailors" legacy is an exciting development for yachters looking to spend a day ashore and travelers keen on the overwater bungalow life without the long-haul flight.

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Bitter End Yacht Club 2.0 – Back and Better Than Ever!

Bitter End 2.0

The Bitter End Yacht Club has made a triumphant return after being devastated by Hurricane Irma in 2017. With the reopening of this iconic sailing center in the British Virgin Islands, sailors visiting Virgin Gorda’s North Sound can once again experience the charm and excitement that the Bitter End is known for.

Under new ownership, Bitter End 2.0 offers all the beloved attractions of the original, including bars, restaurants, and a watercraft center, along with some exciting new additions.

From the new marina to the Village Plaza , where you can enjoy alfresco dining and various water sports activities, the Bitter End is back and better than ever.

Whether you’re sailing down North Sound or relaxing in the Marina Loft apartments, the Bitter End promises to deliver unforgettable memories and adventures for sailors from all over the world.

The Bitter End is Back

For almost half a century the Bitter End Yacht Club has been the best-known and best-loved sailing center in the BVI and now the Bitter End Yacht Club is again welcoming bareboat and crewed yacht charters visiting Virgin Gorda’s North Sound.

If you’re not familiar with the Bitter End, you have a treat in store. Bitter End 2.0, as owner Lauren Hokin describes it, has all the attractions of the original plus quite a few more.

Bitter End 2.0 Attractions

The reopening of the Bitter End Yacht Club brought with it a host of new attractions and amenities. Bitter End 2.0, as it is affectionately known, aims to retain the charm and relaxed vibe of the original club while offering enhanced experiences for its guests.

Bars and Restaurants

One of the highlights of the Bitter End Yacht Club has always been its bars and restaurants, and Bitter End 2.0 is no exception. The club now features new and improved dining options , offering a variety of cuisines to cater to every palate.

Whether you’re in the mood for a casual snack or a high-end culinary experience, you’ll find a dining venue that suits your preferences.

Watercraft Center

For those who enjoy water sports and activities, the watercraft center at the Bitter End Yacht Club is a must-visit.


With a fleet of kayaks, paddleboards, kiteboards, and dinghies, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from for your aquatic adventures . Whether you’re a seasoned water sports enthusiast or a beginner looking to try something new, the watercraft center has something for everyone.

New Guises and Same Relaxed Vibe

While the Bitter End Yacht Club has undergone significant renovations and improvements, it has managed to retain its relaxed and laid-back atmosphere. The familiar charm of the club can still be felt, but now in a refreshed and revitalized setting.

Bitter End 2.0 offers a unique blend of old and new, giving guests the best of both worlds.

New Facilities and Amenities

The reopening of the Bitter End Yacht Club has brought forth a range of new facilities and amenities to enhance the guest experience. From a new marina and moorings to beachfront bungalows and a watersports center, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

New Marina and Moorings

Boaters and sailors will be pleased to know that the Bitter End Yacht Club now boasts a new marina and moorings. The marina offers docking and mooring options for boats of various sizes.

There are also 70 moorings available , with up to 15 of them reservable in advance. The remaining moorings are on a first-come, first-served basis, allowing sailors to have the flexibility they need while exploring the beautiful waters of the British Virgin Islands.

Quarterdeck Building

Upon arrival at the Bitter End Yacht Club, guests will check in at the new Quarterdeck building. This serves as the central hub for various activities and amenities offered by the club.

The Quarterdeck

From there, guests can easily access the different areas of the club and begin their adventure.

Village Plaza and Clubhouse Restaurant

The Village Plaza is a new addition to the Bitter End Yacht Club, offering a charming space for guests to enjoy alfresco dining.

The Clubhouse restaurant, located within the Village Plaza, serves delicious meals that cater to a variety of tastes. Whether you’re in the mood for a casual lunch or a romantic dinner, the Clubhouse restaurant has you covered.

Reeftique Boutique

If you’re in need of beach clothing, swimwear, or unique souvenirs, look no further than the Reeftique Boutique.

This charming boutique offers a curated selection of items that are perfect for your beach getaway. From trendy swimsuits to stylish accessories, you’re sure to find something that catches your eye.

The Market Provisioning Shop

The Market provisioning shop is a one-stop destination for all your grocery and provisioning needs. Stocked with a wide range of products, including fresh produce, fine wines, and spirits, the Market has everything you need to prepare for your sailing adventure.

Additionally, you’ll find the renowned fresh bread and pastries from Winston’s Bakery, a favorite among Bitter End regulars.

Winning-And-or-Dining Venues

Bitter End 2.0 boasts five wining-and-or-dining venues, each offering a unique culinary experience. From casual snacks to high-end cuisine, there is something for every palate.

Guests can choose from a variety of dining options, ensuring that their taste buds are satisfied throughout their stay at the Bitter End Yacht Club.

Reef Sampler bar

Marina Loft Apartments

For those looking for a unique and luxurious accommodation experience, the Marina Loft apartments are the perfect choice. These over-water accommodations offer breathtaking views and direct access to the water.

Imagine stepping out of your apartment and onto a paddleboard or kayak, ready to explore the crystal-clear waters of the British Virgin Islands. The Marina Loft apartments are the first of their kind in the BVI, providing a truly unparalleled experience.

Beachfront Bungalows

If you prefer to be closer to the beach, the beachfront bungalows at the Bitter End Yacht Club are an excellent option.

These spacious and beautifully designed bungalows offer direct beach access and stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Whether you’re looking to soak up the sun or take a leisurely stroll along the shore, the beachfront bungalows provide the perfect setting for relaxation and rejuvenation.

North Sound as a Sailing Destination

The North Sound has always been a sought-after destination for sailors, and with the reopening of the Bitter End Yacht Club, it has become even more attractive. The North Sound serves as a perfect jumping-off point for charter sailors and offers excellent sailing opportunities, including a route to the beautiful island of Anegada.

The North Sound , with its calm waters and well-protected anchorages, is an ideal jumping-off point for charter sailors.

It provides a safe and reliable starting point for exploring the surrounding islands and offers easy access to popular sailing destinations in the British Virgin Islands. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a beginner, the North Sound is a great place to embark on your sailing adventure.

Sailing to Anegada

One of the highlights of sailing in the British Virgin Islands is the opportunity to visit the stunning island of Anegada. Known for its pristine white sand beaches and abundant marine life, Anegada is a paradise for nature lovers and beach enthusiasts.

With the reopening of the Bitter End Yacht Club, sailors now have an even better reason to explore this beautiful island. The North Sound provides an excellent starting point for a sailing trip to Anegada, offering favorable sailing conditions and breathtaking views along the way.

The reopening of the Bitter End Yacht Club has made the North Sound an even more attractive destination for sailors. With its range of facilities and amenities, the club provides a convenient base for sailors to rest, recharge, and enjoy the beauty of the surrounding area.

Whether you’re looking to dine at one of the club’s restaurants, rent watercraft from the watersports center, or simply relax on the beach, the Bitter End Yacht Club offers something for everyone.

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The Bitter End is back! In 2017 Bitter End Yacht Club on Virgin Gorda was destroyed by Hurricane Irma. It has taken some time, but now BVI Holidays is pleased and proud to introduce you to Bitter End II. There are some changes of course as the owners have taken the opportunity to upgrade and improve the hotel but still retaining the charm and uniqueness that always has been and can only be, Bitter End.

Bitter End is situated at the most north-eastern tip of Virgin Gorda, on 75 acres of land. The resort looks out onto a mile long white sand beach and its stunning location in the North Sound makes it a popular destination for yachting enthusiasts. Virgin Gorda is the British Virgin Island’s second most populated island, and whilst there is much to see and do here, the resort itself feels secluded and relaxed.

Bitter End II is a water sports enthusiast’s paradise. This is due to Bitter End’s protected, deep-water harbour, steady trade winds and proximity to vivid coral reefs. Bitter End has always offered the best selection of water sports anywhere in the Caribbean and possibly, worldwide. Bitter End II is constantly expanding their water sports programme which is rivalled by none.

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  • Mile long white sand beach


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You cannot get any closer to the sea than when sleeping in Bitter End II’s Marina Lofts – the only over-water accommodation in the BVI. You can tie up your paddleboard, kayak or whaler and step right inside your accommodation.

Visit the Water Sports Shack and meet the Bitter End Crew. You can master sailing, diving, windsurfing, kayaking, kiteboarding and more. Wing Foiling is going to be added to Bitter End II’s water sports programme. This is a young sport but proving hugely popular and in the BVI, you can only find this at Bitter End II.

The legendary Bitter End II Club Fleet will continue to expand with new watersports programmes, including kiting, wing foiling, and windsurfing in the place many says boasts the best conditions globally.

The white sand beach at Bitter End is approximately a mile long and great for relaxing and swimming.

The Clubhouse at Bitter End II is back!

The Clubhouse at Bitter End was built in 1969 as a spot for yachtsmen and women to stop off for a quick drink and a hearty meal. Today the new and improved Clubhouse retains its original character with a wall of memorabilia which provides the perfect backdrop for an evening of swapping tall sea tales and sharing rounds of rum!

Enjoy a cold beer or an early evening cocktail at the Reef Sampler Beach Bar and visit the Buoy Room, Bitter End II’s new casual eatery for pizza or a delicious burger.

Upstairs at the Quarterdeck overlooks the marina and gives the impression of walking into an olde-world maritime living room with outdoor lounge seating and stunning views of the BVI. Here you can enjoy rum punch, artisan cocktails, small bites, and sunsets like you have never seen before.

2023 will bring new, exciting openings and additional amenities to Bitter End’s rollicking nautical village and watersports programs.

The Reeftique is a great boutique at Bitter End II offering clothes, fashion accessories and jewellery. The Market is the place to go for freshly baked bread, wine and a good selection of groceries.

2023 will bring new, exciting openings and additional amenities to Bitter End’s rollicking,  nautical village and watersports programmes.

So come,  discover where West Indies heritage meets world-class hospitality at the new Bitter End. Bitter End II is being enhanced and improved but the main thing is Bitter End on Virgin Gorda is back and YOU can stay in one of their fabulous over-water Marina Lofts.

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The most direct way is from Gatwick to Antigua with British Airways and onwards to Tortola with inter-Caribbean Airways, which is also a non-stop flight. Virgin Atlantic fly from Heathrow to Antigua and the onward flight is with inter-Caribbean Airways to Tortola. Alternatively, BVI Holidays can charter a private aircraft just for you and your party. You will be met when you disembark your transatlantic flight and fast-tracked through immigration and customs and taken to your waiting aircraft.

Travelling from Scotland

Flights from Edinburgh and Glasgow can also be arranged to connect with the Gatwick and Heathrow flights on certain days. Flights from regional airports can be arranged through Paris or Amsterdam to St Maarten and onwards to the BVI.

Travelling from New York, Boston or Miami

If you would like to have a few nights in New York, Boston or Miami before heading to BVI, this can also be arranged. The onward flight is via Puerto Rico which is a 35 minute hop over to the British Virgin Islands or again, a private charter can be arranged.

There are no direct flights to the BVI which is why the islands remain unspoilt, uncrowded and uncommercialised. From the summer of 2023, there will be a flight from Miami direct to Tortola.

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7 Day BVI Sailing Itinerary: Planning the Best Sailing Vacation

W ith quick island hopping and line-of-site navigation, the British Virgin Islands is a world-renowned paradise for both inexperienced and accomplished sailors. With over 60 islands to explore, each with its own unique charm, it’s hard not to love this archipelago.

In May 2022, I got my first hands-on crewing experience joining a great friend and capable skipper on a 7 day BVI sailing itinerary with BVI Yacht Charters.

In this post, we’ll take you on an epic week long sailing itinerary around BVI to showcase some of the most beautiful and exciting islands, starting and ending in Roadtown Tortola. Each day of your sailing vacation, we’ll suggest a different island and give you an overview of the best activities. So pack your bags and set sail for some unforgettable island hopping!

Sample 7 Day BVI Sailing Itineraries

Never far from land, most people sail a variation circling the island of Tortola, starting and ending in Road Town. Clockwise downwind or counterclockwise upwind, there is no wrong way of sailing the BVI’s.

As with any sailing excursion, your route will be highly dependent on the weather conditions and what you feel like doing that day. So plan a loose itinerary, and adjust daily.

The weather and careful planning become essential if you are trying to add Anegada , the furthest island from Tortola, to your BVI itinerary. Adding in Anegada may be best for a 10 day schedule.

Remember to allow the first and last day for the journey to and back to your starting point.

7 Day BVI Sailing Itinerary 1

Day 1: pelican island and norman island, day 2: salt island and cooper island, day 3: virgin gorda spanish town.

  • Day 4: Anegada
  • Day 5: Anegada

Day 6: Jost Van Dyke

  • Day 7: Sail to Peter Island to End in Road Town

7 Day BVI Sailing Itinerary 2 (If Angegada is not possible)

Day 4: the dogs and virgin gorda north sound.

  • Day 5: Cane Garden

Start: Road Town, Tortola

Road Town is the largest city and the capital of the beautiful island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. It is likely your starting destination, making it the perfect place to stock up on supplies and your first foray into BVI culture.

Honestly while Road Town is not the most exciting, take time to stroll through the city and explore the historic buildings. If you’re looking to get outdoors already, visit nearby beaches like Cane Garden Bay or Smuggler’s Cove to soak up the sun.

Before setting sail on your journey, it’s important to prepare yourself adequately. Make sure to pack appropriate clothing and any necessary gear for your sailing trip. Familiarize yourself with the waters and islands you will be visiting, and make a plan for your provisions and meals while at sea.

Where to Stay in Road Town, Tortola

Road Town, nay, actually the BVI’s in general don’t have many accomadation options, and forget about ultra cheap options. But unless you are renting a car or plan on hitchhiking, staying near Road Town the night before will make it easy to start your sail early.

This amazing villa with a pool just on the outskirts of Road Town may be the best option with the most highly rated reviews of 4.8/5 stars on VRBO. Check out the map below for more accomadation options.

Spectacular Snorkeling at The Caves and The Indians

After sending the check-out crew on their way, start your journey to Pelican Island. Explore the amazing reefs and vibrant marine life, snorkeling the protruding four large rock formations that comprise The Indians.

Find an overnight anchorage at Norman Island early, as it is one of the only places in BVI with a first-come-first-serve policy. You cannot make a reservation on Boatyball. Norman Island is a popular first and last night docking spot for sailors circumnavigating Tortola, and mooring balls can go fast.

Take off in your dinghy to snorkel at another popular hotspot, The Caves, swimming through the dark openings in the rock. Catch larger fish swimming in the ravines or a Moray Eel creeping out from the crevices.

After a long day of getting used to your boat and swimming, go for a second-story jump off the Willi-T floating bar before enjoying the sunset with a nice cold drink. It’s the perfect way to end a first perfect sailing day in BVI paradise!

Wreck of the RMS Rhone

Start the day sailing to the western end of Salt Island to visit one of BVI’s most famous snorkel and dive spots – the Wreck of the Rhone. This massive 310 foot ocean steamer sank in a hurricane back in 1867 and remains remarkably well-preserved under 20-80 feet of water. The slow encroachment of colorful sponges and coral only adds to the ship’s beauty. The RMS Rhone Wreck may be one of the most impressive shipwrecks in the entire Caribbean.

Hop on land to see the salt evaporation pools, a truly unique sight. Moor in the northern section by The Settlement and take the dinghy up to shore. The recent hurricane destroyed the small jetty, but pulling up to the beach is safe and clear of hazards.

Wander through the remains of The Settlement, urban exploring the wreckage as the wind eerily rustles the rattling bushes around you. Hike a few minutes to the most impressive salt pond, a shallow expanse of highly alkaline water, crusting a pure white substance on the outer edges and any tree branches buried in its waters.

Tip: Save money on salt from the market. Bring a small container and bring back some real sea salt as a souvenir or for your next onboard meal.

Mooring at Cooper Island

Make the short sail to the next closest mooring at Manchioneel Bay, Cooper Island. Enjoy the beautiful sunset views at the whiskey bar and a fancy dinner at Cooper Island Beach Club.

Virgin Gorda is one of the most popular and largest islands on your BVI sailing itinerary. Measuring 10 miles long with high peaks in the north and center, it is best to split this island into two days in order to visit all its attractions – Spanish Town and North Sound.

Virgin Gorda Spanish Town

Once the capital, Virgin Gorda’s Spanish Town is close to some of the most famous things to do on BVI , namely the dramatic boulder landscapes of The Baths. Being a top tourist spot, check the daily cruise ship arrivals to avoid timing your visit with an incoming hoard of visitors.

The Baths are one of the most popular attractions and a must when planning a BVI sailing itinerary. On the southwest tip of Virgin Gorda, The Baths are a scenic display of enormous granite boulders that form large ocean pools and caverns to splash through.

Impressive from the start of the hike towards Devil’s Bay, nothing beats the view when you climb the tallest boulder you can find. After wading through the fascinating system of caves, end the journey sipping on a cold drink at Poor Man’s Bar beneath thatched umbrellas while relaxing by the quiet, blue seas.

There is no sailboat anchoring at The Bath’s or Devil’s Bay, only outside the park boundaries at the southern end of Valley Trunk Bay with a 3 hour time limitation.

Coppermine Ruins

Another tourist attraction, the Coppermine Ruins, is located 2 miles from The Baths. The ruins are what remains of an old copper mine utilized by the British in the 18th century. Visitors can now explore the ruins and learn about the island’s illustrious history.

Weekend Local Market

On Friday and Saturday, just across the street from the marina, a local market gathers to sell fresh produce.

Water Sports

Snorkeling:  Savanah Bay on the west shore displays underwater signs informing snorkelers of the native aquatic life. You may spot some sea turtles and other tropical fish if you’re fortunate.

Although it was just sandy bottom where I snorkeled in The Baths, it’s a breathtaking sight to swim in the crystal blue water next to the massive rocks.

Rentals:  Kayaks and SUPs are available for rent at certain shops on the island. 

Diving:  The dive shop in Spanish Town, Dive BVI, offers a full-service operation with daily dive excursions, rentals, and courses.

Gorda Peak National Park Hiking Trails

Whether you want to summit hike to the highest point of Virgin Gorda at 1,370 feet or find a leisurely stroll, hike the numerous trails throughout the 500 acres of designated National Park land.

Eat Local Foods From Mama Africa

Mama Africa is one of the best places to eat for those looking for authentic Caribbean fare. This local eatery, which is little more than a kiosk next to the ferry terminal, isn’t too remarkable in appearance, but just look at the menu!

The wonderful owner, Mama Africa, provides a wide range of local dishes like Roti and Pea Soup to far-flung options like Bull Foot Souse, Pig Feet Soak, and Goat Water. Several must-try local beverages such as Soursop, Maubi, Sorrel, and Sea Moss are served daily. Come hungry as the serving sizes are pretty hefty.

Set sail for the Dogs, an island chain popular for snorkeling, before ending your night at the north side of Virgin Gorda in the North Sound.

The Dogs (West Dog, Great Dog, George Dog & Seal Dog)

With all islands within the boundaries of the National Park Trust, West Dog, Great Dog, George Dog, and Seal Dog make for a great day venture to some incredible snorkeling.

Watch For: In case you hear some “Mahh-ing” in the background, no it’s not your imagination. Pull out those binoculars to see families of goats roaming on the cliff edges!

The Chimney (West Bay):  An underwater arch forms amongst the long canyon walls, featuring a wide variety of sea life. Having never seen these before, a family of three glittering purple squids fluttered past us. Careful as we did spot jellyfish on one end of the snorkel area.

Visibles (Off Cockroach Island):  Giant moray eels and nurse sharks call the caves and canyons of the Visibles their home, as well as spawning jacks, snappers, and groupers.

Other Notable Snorkeling Spots:  Seal Dog Rock, George Dog, Invisibles, Joe’s Cave

Virgin Gorda North Sound

There are three ways into the Sound, but only one of them is well-marked.

Western Entrance via Anguilla Point:  This shouldn’t be attempted without prior experience and is off-limits for most charters.

Bitter End:  Hurricane Irma flattened the Bitter End Yacht Club in 2017, but a Bitter End “reimagined” nautical village has reopened since.

Aside from all the necessities for those on a BVI sailing trip, the Bitter End also offers watersports rentals and diving services.

Leverick Bay:  Almost all amenities may be found at Leverick Bay, including a pool, grocery store, laundry, WiFi, AC rooms and villas, trash pickup, ice, showers, hook-ups, and food options.

Eating Anegada Lobster Dinner In Leverick Bay

Unless your 7 day BVI sailing itinerary includes the island of Anegada, the Restaurant at Leverick Bay is one of the best spots to try Anegada lobster at one of the most reasonable prices. Throw in some conch fritters or fried calamari to your order too!

Checking Out The Rich Villas In Virgin Sound

If you’re looking for a touch of unattainable luxury, look at the magnificent homes that line the North Sound coast. Try spotting Larry Ellison’s superyacht and other VIP figures with private islands just off the coast. Some beautiful villas located in the Sound are definitely worth eyeballing too.

Day 5: Cane Garden Bay

Allow for an all-day sailing day to get from Virgin Gorda to Jost Van Dyke, taking a break at Cane Garden Bay, one of the best beaches on the island of Tortola. For many charter companies, this bay is the only mooring area on this side of Tortola.

Cane Garden Beach

Cane Garden is famous for its palm-tree-lined beaches with a backdrop of Sage Mountain, the highest peak of BVI. Instagrammable spots like an “I Heart BVI” or an ocean swing marked “Paradise” are perfect shots for the great sunset views this beach receives almost daily.

Cane Garden Bay offers the best nightlife (relative if you come from a large city) like Paradise Club, nightly live music, and a great variety of restaurants and beach bars.

Note:  Cruise ship goers regularly make a stop at Cane Garden, which you may want to avoid if one arrives on your planned date.

Callwood Distillery

The title of the Oldest Rum Distillery in the Caribbean goes to Callwood Distillery on Cane Garden Bay. This modest distillery, a family-owned business started in the 17th century, produces a variety of rum, including local specialties with sugar cane and Mamajuana. Ask for a tasting before stocking your sailboat cupboards with pretty reasonably priced rums.

The Sage Mountain National Park

There are several hiking paths in Sage Mountain National Park to discover the beautiful scenery of Tortola. The highest point of the BVI is located here, rising 1500 feet above sea level.

From Cane Garden Bay, you may want to hitchhike or hire a car to the start of the trail. The top ridge is dotted with hiking trails, and an observation shelter offers stunning views of Tortola and the surrounding islands.

Jost van Dyke is one of the most beautiful islands and, in my opinion, a must-add to your 7 day BVI sailing itinerary.

Soggy Dollar And White Bay Beach

Dinghy through the crystal clear waters of White Bay Beach and swim on one of the whitest sand beaches in the country. Take a day-drinking stop at the Soggy Dollar Bar to enjoy where the famous Painkillers were invented – a deliciously fruity rum cocktail. Sip in paradise as you gaze out onto the powdery white sand and azure waters.

Take your chance attempting to find one of the few mooring balls at Sandy Cay, a small uninhabited island with white sandy beaches just off the Coast, the picture-perfect idyllic Caribbean beach. If none are available, dock at East End Harbour or Little Harbour and dinghy the short distance over.

Bubbly Pool

Take an on-land stroll or sail over to the Bubbly Pool, where you may splash around in the natural jacuzzi and admire the spectacular ocean views. To make the most of this attraction, go when the tide is low!

Party At Foxy’s

Foxy’s Bar, off of Great Harbour is an old sailor’s bar stapled with souvenirs from around the world.

As one of BVI’s most famous bars, Foxy’s is a fun place to party. During the night, you may frequently see Foxy dancing to groovy tunes of their live DJ.

Note:  Foxy’s is the original beach bar, while Foxy’s Taboo on the East side of Jost Van Dyke is a family spin-off.

Day 7: Sail to Peter Island (or Nearby) to End in Road Town

Prepare for another all-day sailing journey to be close to Road Town mid-day on the last day of your BVI sailing itinerary. Plot the trade winds and regularly check your navigation as you pass through the narrow channels between St. Thomas USVI and BVI .

This route may require many tacks before settling into Peter Island or any other nearby island as the last night of your journey. Enjoy a final sunset or a missed snorkeling spot as the sea lulls you for the final sail back to Road Town.

Add Anegada (Dependent on Conditions)

The weather and careful planning becomes very important if you are trying to add Anegada, the furthest island from Tortola, to your itinerary.

If you are chartering a yacht, you will likely need express permission to set sail from your charter company. Being the only island you cannot immediately see, it is the hardest to navigate towards.

Fun Fact:  The name Anegada translates to “Drowned Island” as the island’s highest point is only 28 feet above sea level.

Set anchorage into Pomato Point, which can get quite crowded with calm waters.

Eat Anegada Lobster (Island Specialty)

Dine on fresh lobster plucked from the sea mere hours prior. The specialty Anegada cooking style grills the lobster in an open flame.

Note:  Don’t get disappointed; make dinner reservations at your choice of restaurant prior.

Spot Hundreds of Flaming Flamingos

Caribbean Flamingos, which were reintroduced to the salt lagoons of the island in 2002 by the Bermuda Zoo, are one of the most stunning sights on the island. Since then, the island now sees hundreds of these pink birds feeding in its waters. These crimson flamingos may be roaming freely at the Flamingo Pond’s observation point.

Amazing Stretches of Beach and Water Activities

Anegada beaches are renowned for their long stretches of unspoiled beauty. Visit a few notable beaches, such as Cow Wreck Beach, Bones Bight, and Loblolly Bay.

Snorkeling Horseshoe Reef (Anegada Reef)

The 18 mile tricky coral reef laden waters of Horseshoe reef has claimed the spirits of more than 300 known wrecks. Bad for the sailors but great for diving and snorkeling enthusiasts.

Visit Conch Shell Island

You may have noticed the plentiful options of conch as a BVI favorite on the dinner menu. This gamey creature is a stable in the Caribbean. But in BVI, almost all conch is harvested locally, primarily around Anegada.

The theory goes that “Live conch are repelled by dead ones,” so the solution? Pile all the dead conch shells so high for so long that an entire island forms of the discarded shells.

Charters are not allowed on the fragile, shallow reefs on which Conch Shell Island sits. Tours can be arranged, most notably from locally-run “Kelly Tours.”

Mooring Ball Availability

Mooring ball regulations.

The buoys are color-coded, where:

  • Red : Non-diving, snorkeling, and day use only (90-minute limit)
  • Blue : Dinghies only
  • Yellow : Commercial Diving Only
  • White : Dive Only

All buoy use requires a permit to be purchased for private vessels. Charters will typically come with the permit included in the price of the boat.

BoatyBall Buoy Reservations

Save for a designated few first-come, first-serve mooring locations, most other sites can be reserved on the website . Reservations typically cost $30, but in certain areas can be $40. Boaty Ball tends to be a tad more expensive. Without a reservation, a staff dinghy will come to collect the overnight mooring buoy usage fee.

Dinner Reservations while Sailing BVI

Especially in the popular restaurants or islands with one restaurant choice, make sure to call ahead to make dinner reservations. In the high season, it is very common for the restaurant to be fully booked ahead of time with few other options to access provisions.

What to Pack for a BVI Sailing Excursion

Check out my packing guide on what to wear and bring while sailing here. I also cover how to optimize your space on a boat, what you should be looking for, and the reasoning behind my recommendations.

  • River Shoes
  • Reef Safe Sunscreen
  • Rain Jacket
  • Polarized Sunglasses
  • Backpacking Pack or Duffle Bag
  • Everyday Clothing
  • 1-2 Bathing Suits
  • Hat for Sun Protection
  • Sailing Gloves
  • Sea Sickness Medications
  • Insect Repellent
  • Snorkel Gear
  • Headlamp or Flashlight
  • Camera / Action Cam
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Best Time to Sail BVI

Charter companies will regulate the sailing hours and insist that you do not sail after 5 pm, a little before the sunset for most of the year.

The Virgin Islands are famed for sailing due to being blessed by some of the best sailing conditions almost year-round. During the hurricane season, starting June 1 through November, it is not advised to set sail for high chances of dangerous weather thwarting plans. Starting mid-hurricane season (July – October) is the time tropical cyclones are most likely to occur within a couple hundred feet of the islands.

Currency of BVIs

Although being a territory of Britain, the local currency is USD. Many services that ride up to your boat will be paid in cash. On land, most establishments will accept most major credit cards.

How much does it cost to sail the British Virgin Islands?

The cost of the sailboat will largely depend on seasonality and the size of your boat. Expect one week with the smallest ships in low season to still set you back the low thousands. Since the BVI provides such a large fleet of charter boats, it is one of the cheaper places to charter in the Caribbean.

The cost of living in BVI is also not cheap. Expect street food entrees to start at $10 and only go higher with a nicer restaurant. The average cocktail at a bar starts at $7-$8 per drink. Expect even grocery stores to be more expensive on the whole compared to in America.

Save for The Baths for a small fee, there were no other entrance fees that I can recall.

Bucket List Worthy? BVI 7 Day Sailing Itinerary

Yes! As a first-time sailor, the British Virgin Islands offers some of the best sailing in the Caribbean and the world. With more than 60 islands and developed facilities, BVI gives visitors a chance to combine luxury and adventure into one epic excursion. 

With a 7 day BVI sailing itinerary, you can hit some of the best beaches, many of which are in hidden coves strung out across the various island locales. These spaces make for stunning places to drop anchor, providing great opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, or just lounging in the sand. And when you’re ready to go ashore, you’ll find beautiful resorts, delectable restaurants, and some surprisingly great hiking trails to wander too.

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    Bitter End Yacht Club, a nautical-themed resort in the British Virgin Islands, reopened in 2021 after complete destruction by Hurricane Irma in 2017. Following a four-year closure and ground-up ...

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    Book Bitter End Yacht Club, Virgin Gorda on Tripadvisor: See 479 traveller reviews, 744 candid photos, and great deals for Bitter End Yacht Club, ranked #1 of 1 hotel in Virgin Gorda and rated 4.5 of 5 at Tripadvisor.

  12. Bitter End Yacht Club 2.0

    The Bitter End Yacht Club has made a triumphant return after being devastated by Hurricane Irma in 2017. With the reopening of this iconic sailing center in the British Virgin Islands, sailors visiting Virgin Gorda's North Sound can once again experience the charm and excitement that the Bitter End is known for.. Under new ownership, Bitter End 2.0 offers all the beloved attractions of the ...


    Bitter End Yacht Club. 515 reviews. #1 of 1 resort in North Sound. N Sound Rd, VG1150 Virgin Gorda. Visit hotel website. 1 (800) 872-2392. E-mail hotel. Write a review. Check availability.


    With the largest marina in the BVI, a world-renowned Club Fleet and watersports program, Bitter End Yacht Club is a haven for boaters and watersports enthusiasts from around the globe. The Quarterdeck Marina boasts 26 slips and 70 mooring balls. In addition to the marina, the Bitter End welcomes guests to a vibrant nautical village.

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    Bitter End Yacht Club. 515 reviews. #1 of 1 resort in North Sound. N Sound Rd, VG1150 Virgin Gorda. Visit hotel website. 1 (800) 872-2392. E-mail hotel. Write a review. Check availability.

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    Bitter End Yacht Club is a water sports enthusiast's paradise on Virgin Gorda, with a mile long white sand beach and a state of the art marina. The resort offers over-water accommodation, excellent dining, wifi and a variety of activities for yachting enthusiasts.

  17. Our Story

    One of those skippers, Basil Symonette, acquired the adjacent shoreline and hillside property at John O'Point in the late 1960s and built the Bitter End Yacht Club, consisting of a small jetty, a few moorings, five rustic hillside guest cottages and a seaside pub. Following our family's 1964 exploratory visit, we established a beachhead in ...

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    Bitter End Yacht Club, Spanish Town, British Virgin Islands. 35,488 likes · 201 talking about this · 30,923 were here. Iconic Caribbean Yacht Club and Resort laid low in Hurricane Irma. Recently...


    Bitter End Yacht Club, British Virgin Islands/Virgin Gorda: See 515 traveller reviews, 818 candid photos, and great deals for Bitter End Yacht Club, ranked #3 of 7 hotels in British Virgin Islands/Virgin Gorda and rated 4 of 5 at Tripadvisor. ... Bitter End Yacht Club is a family-owned island outpost known for its historical charm and is ...

  21. Dine

    Enjoy a taste of the Caribbean at Bitter End's diverse collection of restaurants and bars, from sunken-boat beach bar to seaside fine-dining. Book a table, explore the venues, or plan a private event at this iconic sailor's haunt in Virgin Gorda.

  22. 7 Day BVI Sailing Itinerary: Planning the Best Sailing Vacation

    W ith quick island hopping and line-of-site navigation, the British Virgin Islands is a world-renowned paradise for both inexperienced and accomplished sailors. With over 60 islands to explore ...

  23. Contact Us

    Questions? Call the Local BVI Number: 284-393-2745. For Press Inquiries: Please email us at [email protected]. For General Inquiries: Toll-Free: 800.872.2392. Email: [email protected]. Stateside Mailing Address: Bitter End Yacht Club, One Thorndal Circle, Darien, CT 06820. Virgin Gorda Address: Bitter End Yacht Club, P.O. Box 46, Virgin ...